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less thanp>Forterra is a leading manufacturer of pipe and products in the U.S. and Eastern Canada for a variety of water-related infrastructure applications, including water transmission, distribution and drainage. The company generated pro forma net sales of $1.5 billion in 2017. Based in Irving, Texas, Forterra employs more than 5,000 people and operates more than 88 facilities, with products available throughout the U.S. and Eastern Canada.less than/p>less thanp>We are currently recruiting 15 Production Laborers to join our Iowa Falls, IA team. Starting hourly wage is $14.00 per hour, with an increase consideration after 60 days based upon satisfactory performance. Forterra also offers a $250.00 incentive payment after a three month review, and another $250.00 after a six month review.less than/p>less thanp>General production laborers operate a variety of equipment and perform all types of construction and maintenance related work in the manufacturing and production process of concrete products.less than/p>less thanp>less thanstrong>PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:less than/strong>less than/p>less thanul>less thanli>Operation of light, medium and heavy equipment including fork truck, front end loader and bobcat.less than/li>less thanli>Operation of various hand operated tools related to construction work.less than/li>less thanli>Maintains equipment and performs daily inspections of equipment.less than/li>less thanli>Sets up forms in the manufacturing production process of concrete products.less than/li>less thanli>Places steel reinforcing in forms in the manufacturing production process.less than/li>less thanli>Places concrete into forms.less than/li>less thanli>Tears down forms after the concrete is cured.less than/li>less thanli>Cleans and lubricates forms to be used in the manufacturing production process.less than/li>less thanli>Places covers and positions steam lines for curing process.less than/li>less thanli>Must be able to follow all appropriate safety practices.less than/li>less than/ul>less thanul>less thanli>Regular, timely attendance to meet company needs in an efficient and effective manner.less than/li>less thanli>Other miscellaneous duties as assigned: Performs special projects or assignments as directed at any given time and in any given area.less than/li>less than/ul>less thanp>less thanstrong>HOURS OF WORK:less than/strong>less than/p>less thanul>less thanli>8 hour shift typically. Overtime as required and may include Saturday work.less than/li>less thanli>Two 15 minute breaks and 30 minute lunch per 8 hour shift.less than/li>less than/ul>less thanp>less thanstrong>SAFETY EQUIPMENT USED TO PERFORM THE JOB: (including but not limited to)less than/strong>less than/p>less thanul>less thanli>Glovesless than/li>less thanli>Steel toe metatarsal boots (above the ankle)less than/li>less thanli>Eye protectionless than/li>less thanli>Ear protectionless than/li>less thanli>Hard hatless than/li>less thanli>Pants full lengthless than/li>less thanli>Dust particle maskless than/li>less than/ul>less thanp>less thanstrong>EQUIPMENT USED TO PERFORM THE JOB: (including but not limited to)less than/strong>less than/p>less thanul>less thanli>Heavy concrete vibratorless than/li>less thanli>Light concrete vibratorless than/li>less thanli>Large socket wrenchless than/li>less thanli>Twister hand operatedless than/li>less thanli>Mechanical twisterless than/li>less thanli>Various hand toolsless than/li>less thanli>Fork trucksless than/li>less thanli>Frontend loaderless than/li>less thanli>Bobcatless than/li>less thanli>Various components of concrete formsless than/li>less thanli>8' stepladderless than/li>less thanli>Vibrator cartless than/li>less thanli>Drott craneless than/li>less thanli>Steel mesh clipsless than/li>less thanli>Twowheeled hand cart for the movement of hole formsless than/li>less than/ul>less thanp>less thanstrong>WORK ENVIRONMENT: Majority of work is performed outside.less than/strong>less than/p>less thanul>l